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Comparative chloroplast genomics: analyses including new sequences from the angiosperms Nuphar advena and Ranunculus macranthus

Linda A Raubeson1*, Rhiannon Peery1, Timothy W Chumley2, Chris Dziubek1, H Matthew Fourcade3, Jeffrey L Boore3 and Robert K Jansen2

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1 Biological Sciences, Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA 98926-7537, USA

2 Section of Integrative Biology and Institute of Cellular and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA

3 DOE Joint Genome Institute and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Program in Evolutionary Genomics, Walnut Creek, CA 94547, USA

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BMC Genomics 2007, 8:174  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-8-174

Published: 15 June 2007

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Additional file 1:

Detailed comparison of SSRs. This table (Table S1) provides a more detailed comparison of SSRs among the plastid genomes of ten vascular plants (eight angiosperms, one gymnosperm and one pteridophyte). SSRs are enumerated by composition as well as length.

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Comparison of SSRs between the plastomes of Nuphar and Nymphaea. This table (Table S2) shows the results of a comparison of each 10,10,12 SSR in the plastid genomes of Nuphar and Nymphaea. The nature of any difference in the SSR between the two genomes is given.

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